360,000 Civilians Stranded in Aleppo, Manbij: Aid Groups

28 Jul 2016 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
GENEVA, Switzerland

More than 300,000 civilians in Aleppo and an 60,000 in the Manbij area have been cut off from aid over the last three weeks, a group of 24 international relief organizations warned in a joint statement this week.The groups called on all parties to the conflict to allow unrestricted humanitarian access in all areas of the country."Syrians in Manbij, Aleppo, Idleb, Darayya and all across the country are now facing hunger and medical deterioration," said Save the Children's Syria Country Director, Sonia Khush. "Supplies are quickly running out and women, children and men will begin to starve unless the armed parties on the ground are made to open the way for humanitarian aid...

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